Learning Opportunities

Maximize Your Development

Great leaders are great learners. Maximize your professional development by attending training sessions and cultivating peer relationships.

In a unique "crossing the bridge" partnership with NWTC, UW-Green Bay offers trainings that respond to a changing workforce in a constantly evolving economy.


EQ + You = Unlimited Potential

Emotional Intelligence in the Workplace

8 a.m.- 12 p.m. (Registration begins at 7:30 a.m.)

Thursday, February 27, 2020 — UW-Green Bay Main Campus, Room 1965
Tuesday, March 31, 2020 — NWTC Marinette Campus, Room MNSC108

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In this session, you will learn the concepts of emotional intelligence, the “biological basis”  and how having a clear understanding of what emotional intelligence is beneficial to dealing with others in the workplace, both as a co-worker or potential manager. 
Learning Outcomes:

  • Learn the essentials of the four core-skills to master your own EQ
  • Understand the business and professional reasons why EQ should matter to you
  • Learn how to increase your emotional intelligence
$129 Per Session
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Instructor: Wendy Franklin

Wendy is a strategic and entrepreneurial professional with a strong record as a leader, trusted advisor and valued business partner. With a warm and inviting personality she is highly adept in navigating and investigating complex issues, assessing gaps and providing consultation, and coaching and training to leadership. Wendy easily earns the trust, confidence and respect at all levels of Industry and in the classroom. She has expertise in leadership, human resources, organizational effectiveness employee relations, facilitating change, project management and communications. She is versed in High Performance, LEAN and working in Matrix organizations.


Administrative Professionals' Day Conference

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Wednesday, April 22, 2020
3 Locations | Green Bay, Marinette & Sheboygan 
$69 | 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
 (registration begins at 7:30 a.m.)

A learning event for administrative professionals. Valuable events to network and learn new skills, including how to adapt to change and new technology. 

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Green Bay Event
(If you mention you are with UW-Green Bay's conference, you will qualify for the state room rate.)

8:30 - 10:15 a.m.
1st Session
(two options)

Practical Project Management
Jamie Schramm, CEO, UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus

Participants will get an introductory look at the fundamentals of effective project management. Defining the project scope and avoiding scope creep, planning for both financial and human resources, tracking progress and turning the best plan into results will all be part of this engaging and practical session.

Nice Girls Don’t Get the Corner Office
Tori England, Associate Professor, UW-Green Bay and Corporate Trainer, NWTC

In the book, “Nice Girls Don’t Get the Corner Office,” Dr. Lois Frankel provides us with practical ways to make sure you are heard within your team and seen as a peer, no matter what profession you are in. We will explore what it takes to compete with men in the workplace.

10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. 
2nd Session
(two options)

Taking Control of Your Career Through Learning
Tori England, Associate Professor, UW-Green Bay and Corporate Trainer, NWTC

No need to wait until someone does it for you.Take control and create your own learning path to success. In this session, we will talk about low or no cost ways to create personalized learning plans. Let’s work together to build a plan for specifically designed for you!

Leading from Where You Are
Tim Derozier, Manager, Talent Development, NWTC

Leadership is not a title bestowed upon the chosen few. All of us have the capability, even the responsibility, to lead from where we are. From habits to human connection, this session will awaken your inner leader and empower you to be your best self. And take others with you.

Sheboygan Event
8:30 - 10:15 a.m.
1st Session

You, Too, Can Enrich Your Workplace Culture
Rick Balzan, Director of Human Resources,  
Sharon Richardson Community Hospice 

In this interactive session, you will learn applicable skills to positively impact the culture, no matter where you work.

10:15-10:30 a.m.
2nd Session

Don’t Let Your Projects Manage You
Amy Haese, Project Manager PMP, CPA, Johnsonville

This presentation will give you tips and tricks to help manage projects. Come with examples of your challenges!

Marinette Event
8:30 - 10:15 a.m.
1st Session

Cyber Security
Anne Koors & Nathan Wesolowski, Network/Security Administrators, NWTC

You’ll leave with tools and tips for avoiding cyber threats like phishing scams or Malware.

10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
2nd Session

Workplace Safety 
Todd Priebe, Security Director, Safety Connections

We’ll cover all aspects of security with to make your workplace safe and productive. 

Continuing Education Cancellation Policy:

A full refund minus a $25 processing fee is given when canceling more than 10 days prior to an event. A $25 processing fee will be added when transferring your registration to another training more than 10 days prior to an event. No refund or transfer is issued 10 or fewer days prior to the event. A substitute may attend in your place. In case of low enrollments, we reserve the right to cancel programs and return a full refund.